Magufuli Snubs Critics of Stiegler’s Gorge Hydropower Project

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday dismissed as groundless criticisms against the eagerly awaited Stiegler’s Gorge Hydropower project, saying the mega scheme will cover only three per cent of Selous Game Reserve.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday dismissed as groundless criticisms against the eagerly awaited Stiegler's Gorge Hydropower project, saying the mega scheme will cover only three per cent of Selous Game Reserve.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fast-Track Key Integration Projects, Senators Tell Govt

[New Times] Senators have advised government to closely work with other East African Community countries to find solutions to the challenges facing major regional projects that have stalled.

[New Times] Senators have advised government to closely work with other East African Community countries to find solutions to the challenges facing major regional projects that have stalled.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What Frog Fossils Tell Us About West Coast Rain Patterns

[The Conversation Africa] Around 5.1 million years ago, fascinating and now extinct animals like sabre-toothed cats, wolverines and short-necked giraffe roamed the west coast of South Africa. The fossils of these species came to light after metres of c…

[The Conversation Africa] Around 5.1 million years ago, fascinating and now extinct animals like sabre-toothed cats, wolverines and short-necked giraffe roamed the west coast of South Africa. The fossils of these species came to light after metres of concealing sand was removed during phosphate mining more than half a century ago. This took place in an area known as Langebaanweg, a region which lies on Africa's south west coast, 150km north of Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Legislator Suspended for ‘Telling Lies’

[Daily News] Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) legislator, Ms Conchesta Rwamlaza, has been suspended from attending three parliamentary meetings after she was found guilty of telling lies.

[Daily News] Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) legislator, Ms Conchesta Rwamlaza, has been suspended from attending three parliamentary meetings after she was found guilty of telling lies.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

It’s Kibiti Again… Assassins Gun Down Two Village Leaders

[Daily News] It’s Kibiti again! The nation woke up yesterday to infuriating news of people whose identities and motives remain veiled gunned down two local leaders, bringing the death toll in Coast Region to over 40.

[Daily News] It's Kibiti again! The nation woke up yesterday to infuriating news of people whose identities and motives remain veiled gunned down two local leaders, bringing the death toll in Coast Region to over 40.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Natural Gas Lined Up for More Consumers

[Daily News] Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) has finally completed a feasibility study for the construction of natural gas supply infrastructure in Dar es Salaam, Lindi and Mtwara regions.

[Daily News] Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) has finally completed a feasibility study for the construction of natural gas supply infrastructure in Dar es Salaam, Lindi and Mtwara regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zanzibar Roads Renovated

[Daily News] At least 9.5bn/- has been spent on the renovation of roads in Zanzibar, thanks to Market Infrastructure, Value Addition And Rural Finance (MIVARF).

[Daily News] At least 9.5bn/- has been spent on the renovation of roads in Zanzibar, thanks to Market Infrastructure, Value Addition And Rural Finance (MIVARF).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Report – Longido Kids Flee to Avoid School

[Daily News] John left Longido Secondary School in the middle of Form 3. He is from a traditional Maasai family. His father has four wives and a total of 30 children. (Project TEMBO)

[Daily News] John left Longido Secondary School in the middle of Form 3. He is from a traditional Maasai family. His father has four wives and a total of 30 children. (Project TEMBO)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania